An Unassuming Youngster
In a tale that will certainly appeal to bread enthusiasts worldwide, an intriguing anecdote has been shared by a veteran mall Santa. Over his extensive career, he’s heard countless Christmas wishes, but one in particular stands out. In an unexpected departure from the usual requests for toys, clothing, or sweets, one child’s wish was remarkably simple and sincere – a single piece of toast.
It’s amusing to think that this young child was so famished during his encounter with Santa that the first thing he requested was nothing more than a humble piece of toast. There’s no denying the deliciousness of a perfectly toasted slice of bread. However, it’s a rather quirky and unexpected request from a young child to the jolly man in red. We can only hope he remembered to ask for a dollop of butter to accompany his toasted treat.